About the National Police Bloodhound Association

The National Police Bloodhound Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of the man trailing bloodhound.

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Since 1966, the National Police Bloodhound Association has been your trusted source for information relative to the use of the purebred bloodhound in the field of law enforcement. We’re now online to give you instant access to a wide range of information about the association and the latest news affecting police handlers and hounds.

Have questions or comments about our Web site? Do you have a suggestion or idea you’d like to share for improving the association? Visit our Contact Us page to let us know!

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Upcoming Events and Seminars

Information about the seminars will be posted when plans are finalized.

Winter 2014 Training Seminar

Winter 2015 Training Seminar

Spring 2015 Training Seminar

Fall 2015 Seminar and Business Meeting

Training materials, manuals, and handouts are copyrighted by the National Police Bloodhound Association and require written permission from the National Police Bloodhound Association for use.

Member Messages

New Links

Check out these two new YouTube links that describe the National Police Bloodhound Association.

President 2015

Congratulations to Doug Lowry on being elected the NPBA president for 2015.

Membership Renewal

Membership renewals were mailed out to all members on September 24, 2014. Every member needs to complete a membership renewal form. Membership renewal forms are also available under the membership tab. Renewals due November 1, 2014.


The NPBA now has an up and running Facebook page. Visit us.

Press Room

Check out NPBA and its members in the news by clicking on the new press room tab or click here. If you notice NPBA or any members making the news, e-mail the news link to pressroom@npba.com so other members can read the article.